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Famous Straightways Poems by Famous Poets

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by Drayton, Michael
...y sighs this epicure doth burn, 
Quaffing carouses in this costly wine; 
Where, in his cups o'ercome with foul excess, 
Straightways he plays a swaggering ruffian's part, 
And at the banquet in his drunkenness 
Slew his dear friend, my kind and truest Heart. 
A gentle warning, friends, thus may you see 
What 'tis to keep a drunkard company....Read more of this...

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